Lutheran High School
of St. Charles County

LHS Hires New Pom Coach


Lutheran High School is proud to announce the hiring of Julie Foelsch as our Pom Coach for 2015-2016. Julie brings extensive knowledge, experience and Christian leadership to the Lutheran High dance program.
Julie brings 21 years experience as a dancer, instructor, and choreographer in both school settings and in dance studios.  She is a graduate of Hazelwood West High School where she was a member of the dance squad for four years.  Away from LHS, she is a healthcare professional.
Julie looks forward to the opportunity to lead the Cougars while she continues her work as a nurse.  Lutheran High School believes that Julie brings a Christian demeanor, positive attitude, strong work ethic and a passionate personality which will leave a lasting impact on LHS and the greater community.

 

Pom and Cheer Tryouts


Poms Tryout Info

Dates — Monday, April 27, Tuesday, April 28, Wednesday, April 2
Times — 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Location — LHS Gymnasium

Cheer Tryout Info

Dates — Monday, April 20, Tuesday, April 21, Wednesday, April 22
Times — 4:00 to 6:00 pm
Location — LHS Gymnasium

Grappling and Wrestling Club


All wrestlers from 6th grade through 11th grade are invited to train at Lutheran High School on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm, beginning March 17th through May 21st.  The St. Charles Grappling and Wrestling Club will focus on each individual’s goals for the next high school/middle school wrestling season.  Whether your goal is to be a state champion or to make the varsity team in high school, your participation will increase your percentage of finishing takedowns, improve your ability to turn your opponent, and win all scrambling situations. The cost is $125 per participant.  Please contact Club Director and LHS Head Wrestling Coach, Matt Rudd @ (314) 378-60333 or coachmattrudd@gmail.com or visit the LHS athletic website.

LHS Appoints New Volleyball Coach for 2015


Sasa

Lutheran High School is proud to announce the hiring of Sasa Vasiljevic as the Head Varsity Volleyball Coach for 2015. “Coach Sass” brings extensive knowledge, experience and Christian leadership to the Lutheran High volleyball program.

Sasa graduated from Bayless High School in 2005 where he was a member of the basketball and volleyball teams. He continued playing volleyball at Lindenwood University in 2006, where he was immediately named team captain for the program and continued until his graduation in 2009.  He graduated from Lindenwood with a B.A. in Marketing with a minor in Computer Science and is currently in the process of obtaining his MBA from the Lindenwood University School of Business & Entrepreneurship.  After his graduation, he has served in various roles at Lindenwood: the athletic office, the office of Compliance for NCAA, and at the collegiate bookstore.

Coach Sass has a rich background in volleyball. Currently, Sasa is the director of the St. Charles Elites VBC.  Prior to starting STC Elites VBC, Vasiljevic served as a head coach for St. Charles Xplosion VBC in 2011-2012 and as an assistant coach at Lindenwood University for Men’s and Women’s volleyball program from 2008-2011.  Besides his duties as Club Director and Director of Player Development at St. Charles Elites VBC, Vasiljevic is a lead camp coach for Gold Medal Squared and has done over two dozen camps all over the country. Coach Sass’s seven years’ experience as the head and assistant coach of highly competitive men’s and women’s volleyball teams and clubs have prepared him well for leading the Cougars. He has a successful track record of managing athletic programs, recruiting, and developing talent at the high school, junior varsity, and varsity levels.

Coach Sass looks forward to the opportunity to lead the Cougars while he continues his work at Lindenwood University and other volleyball opportunities.  Lutheran High School believes that Coach Sass brings a Christian demeanor, positive attitude, strong work ethic and a passionate personality which will leave a lasting impact on the Lutheran High volleyball program and the greater community.

 

LHS Swimmers Finish Strong!


The Lutheran High/Christian High girls swim team finished in 2nd place in the AAA Conference Championships with four new team records.  Congratulations to the Cougles and Coach Sue Hancock!

AAA Swim

Basketball Districts


Basketball District Tournaments begin this weekend at Duchesne High School.  Admission is $4 for everyone.

Girls begin Saturday, February 21 @ 3:00pm v. Elsberry.  Note: Due to weather the 12:00pm game has been moved to 6:00pm.  The first game will be the 1:30pm game – Winfield v. Christian High. 

Girls District Brackets

Boys begin Monday, February 23 @ 7:30pm v. Christian High.

Boys District Brackets

 

Coach Viviano to Retire


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Lutheran High would like to announce that Dave Viviano will be retiring from coaching girls basketball at LHS at the conclusion of the 2014-15 season.

 

Lutheran High plans to honor Coach Viviano and his distinguished coaching career on Tuesday, February 17, ​
​during halftime of the Varsity Boys Game (6:45pm).  ​LHS would like to invite all of Coach Viviano’s former players and their families to attend this special event.  In preparation, we are gathering photos and memories.  If you have a special photo of Coach V that you would be willing to share with us, please email a copy to Jana Leppien at athletic@lhssc.org.  (You may also bring your photo that evening to hang up.)  Please email memories and notes to Jana Leppien at athletic@lhssc.org prior to the event.  We will place all messages in a special book for Coach V​iviano. (You may also bring your note that evening to place in his book.)

 

Thank you for helping in making this a special celebration for Coach V!

Spring Sports Reminders


As the winter sports season begins to come to a close, we can begin looking ahead to our spring sports season at LHS.  As we make plans for the upcoming spring seasons of baseball, tennis, track and field, boys golf, and girls soccer, we wanted to share a few notes/reminders with you.

MSHSAA Pre-Participation Physicals – You must turn in your physical for the 2014-2015 school year prior to the start of practices.  If you turned in a physical for the fall or the winter season, or when the school year began, you do not need to turn in another one.  Physicals are good for one year.

Spring Sports Start Dates –  Spring sports practices begin on Monday, March 2nd. Further, please see our website for contact information for our winter coaching staff.  Please contact them directly with any questions regarding our programs at LHS.  Schedules for the spring are also posted on our website…please be advised that some of the dates/times may change over the next few weeks.  A firm schedule will be made available in early March.

–Please be reminded that the Athletic Fee for our spring sports is due one week before practices begin.  Fees are due by Monday, February 23rd.  For complete details, please see the “About Us” tab on the Athletic website http://lutheranhighstcharles.com/athletics/about-us

Training Rules/MSHSAA Form – The training rules agreement MUST be signed before an athlete may participate in any contest.  The head coaches of each program will collect those out at the start of the season. You can get a form at the LHS office or they can be downloaded under the athletic tab on our website.

Pre-season Parent Meeting – Will be held on Tuesday, March 10 @ 6:30 pm in the LHS gymnasium.

— Questions – If you need anything, do not hesitate to call (636) 928-5100 extension 230 and speak with Mrs. Leppien.  Or, you may email at athletic@lhssc.org.